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Why Lionel Messi will want Barcelona to draw Liverpool in the Champions League

Liverpool weren't the only ones celebrating a significant landmark during the recent round of Champions League games.<p>The Reds' 5-0 win at Porto in …

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Liverpool, van Dijk And Firmino: Will Klopp Compromise On The Road To Total Football?

<b>ON the The Anfield Wrap’s “Review” show after the Southampton game, host Neil Atkinson said a few things that chimed with me.</b><p>Developments in recent …

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The latest on De Vrij, Alisson & Can's Reds future

<b>We bring you the latest Liverpool FC news and rumours on Wednesday, including a potential four-way tussle for a bargain defensive signing.</b><p>Reds Set to …

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Liverpool 'icon' David Moyes has never won at Anfield - but he could still frustrate Reds

Liverpool play host to a Reds ‘icon’ this weekend as the only manager other than Bill Shankly to have his statue outside Anfield, rolls into town.<p>No, …

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Manchester United, Liverpool and Arsenal set for Stefan de Vrij transfer tug-of-war as Lazio confirm he is leaving

Lazio defender Stefan de Vrij is ready to switch to the Premier League this summer — and is keen on joining Manchester United .<p>The Netherlands …

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Liverpool: Is A Defensive Midfielder The 'Missing Piece Of The Jigsaw' For Jürgen Klopp?

<b>A FREQUENT debate around Liverpool’s defensive shortcomings is whether The Reds lack quality defensive players or whether there is a fault in Jürgen</b> …

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Southampton Flop Florin Gardos Returns to Native Romania Ahead of Leaving on a Free

Florin Gardos has been shipped off on loan to Romania after three and a half years of obscurity at Southampton.<p>The centre-back has made only eleven …

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Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp reveals his secret method to coax Sadio Mane back to form

Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp has revealed how he helped coax Sadio Mane back to his best – by leaving him alone.<p>Mane notched the first hat-trick of …

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Naby Keita, Virgil van Dijk and the table Liverpool don't need to top any more

Ever since his imminent arrival was confirmed on August Bank Holiday last year, Liverpool supporters have developed a voracious appetite for all …

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Southampton: Saints facing mini defensive crisis ahead of Burnley game

SOUTHAMPTON, ENGLAND - JANUARY 27: Maya Yoshida of Southampton looks on from the bench prior to The Emirates FA Cup Fourth Round match between …

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Dejan Lovren on life with Virgil van Dijk and how he's helping him avoid a 'rough' Liverpool start

Dejan Lovren is still adapting to life with Virgil van Dijk – and has vowed to help the defender cope with the expectation of playing at …

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Klopp: Youngster is 'really close' to starting games for LFC

Jurgen Klopp has taken time to praise the contributions some of his squad players are making in training.<p>Following early exits in both the domestic …

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Liverpool will be near the top of everyone's 'avoid' list in the Champions League

I was lucky enough to be in the Estadio do Dragao and that was just about the perfect away performance from Liverpool in Europe.<p>You couldn't fault …

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Lampard: He’d have handled anything

Chelsea legend Frank Lampard has said that Andreas Christensen would have commanded a place in the Blues first-team even if Virgil van Dijk had …

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Robertson shining for Liverpool

1:10 PM GMT<p>Though Liverpool's forwards grab the headlines -- even Sadio Mane scored a hat trick at Porto last Wednesday -- another player is …

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The Manchester United editor for the Manchester Evening News, Samuel Luckhurst, posted a story on the MEN website entitled ‘Pep Guardiola has nearly outspent Manchester United great Sir Alex Ferguson’, in which he claims Pep is within £99m of matching Ferguson’s spending. His source for this story was a single tweet, from Scott Tridge, a […]

Share Email<p>The Manchester United editor for the <i>Manchester Evening News</i>, Samuel Luckhurst, posted a story on the MEN website entitled ‘Pep Guardiola …

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The tactical tweak that has restored Mane's form

<b>After Sadio Mane‘s hat-trick in the 5-0 win away to Porto, Michael Gun-Why highlights how a change in tactics has prompted his upturn in form.</b><p>Mane is …

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The Incredible Statistics That Show How Good Mousa Dembele Has Been for Spurs in Recent Years

Since joining Fulham back in 2010 Mousa Dembele has taken the Premier League by storm, a move to Tottenham Hotspur followed and during his time the …

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Transfer Rater: Marcos Rojo to PSG, Kalidou Koulibaly to Arsenal

Things change in the blink of an eye in football. <b>The Football Whispers</b> Index takes the latest transfer rumours and gives them a score out of five; …

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Liverpool: Could Anfield Opportunity Pass The Dutchie Or Is Gini Wijnaldum Ready To Fight For His Future?

<b>IT was a lovely way for Liverpool to send us into a 10-day break without football. The 5-0 demolition of Porto in the Champions League last 16 sent a</b> …

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Ex-Chelsea Winger Pat Nevin Claims Record Liverpool Signing Has 1 Crucial Weakness

Former Chelsea and Everton winger Pat Nevin has handed Virgil van Dijk a backhanded compliment after claiming the Dutchman often "gets bored" because …

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Liverpool FC's 5 best players over the past 6 games

<b>It has been a largely productive last six matches for Liverpool, but who has shone brightest for the Reds in that time? We take a look at the form</b> …

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What Sadio Mane 'new deal' says about Liverpool's big plans

With a hat-trick in Porto followed by news that Liverpool are seeking to offer him a new contract, it’s been quite a week for Sadio Mane but reports …

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Sadio Mane's Liverpool revival, the Virgil van Dijk effect and saving Loris Karius

With no game over the weekend, Liverpool have had to ponder over their Champions League game at Porto last Wednesday.<p>Just as well they won 5-0, …

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Liverpool: New bromance has fans swooning

The new bromance between defender Dejan Lovren and attacker Mohamed Salah has got Liverpool fans swooning.<p>Lovren and Salah appear to have become best …

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Liverpool players enjoying change of scenery – and some sun – at Marbella training camp

Liverpool’s players are enjoying a change of scenery at a training camp in Marbella, and they have been sharing their […]

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Chelsea Legend Names the 2 Liverpool Players Who Could Derail Their Silverware Ambitions

Chelsea legend Dennis Wise has named Loris Karius and Dejan Lovren as the two weak links who may prevent the current Liverpool team from realising …

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'At half-time he told me to score more!' - LFC quotes of the week

The inspiration for Sadio Mane's hat-trick in Porto, a touching tribute to a Liverpool legend, and the shameless boasts of one Reds midfielder …

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Tottenham will pay the price unless Toby Alderweireld issue is resolved

Tottenham need to sort out Toby Alderweireld's future as quickly as possible. He is a top-drawer player and if Spurs need to relax their wage …

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Liverpool Transfer News: Latest on Sadio Mane, Mohamed Salah Contract Rumours

Liverpool will reportedly try to lock star forwards Sadio Mane and Mohamed Salah to new long-term contracts, with the Senegal international first in line for a pay raise.<p>According to the <i>Sunday People</i>'s Neil Moxley, the Reds have taken note of the rising wages on the open market, and they will …

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